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Document ID (ISN)101473
CIS number 03-96
Year 2003
Convention or series no. HSE Booklet INDG373
Health and Safety Executive
Title A guide for new and expectant mothers who work
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, Mar. 2003. 15p. Illus. 9 ref.
Internet access [in English]
Abstract This booklet answers the questions new and expectant mothers may have about actions they need to take and measures their employer should take to protect their health and that of their child. Contents: legislation and employer's responsibility; informing the employer about the pregnancy and breastfeeding; hazard assessment of the workplace; changing working hours; work breaks; working at night; maternity rights; returning to work; workplace risks associated with breastfeeding; where to get advice or further information.
Descriptors (primary) responsibilities of employers; United Kingdom; training material; nursing mothers; expectant mothers
Descriptors (secondary) work organization; legal aspects; safety guides; workbreaks; hazard evaluation; night work
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Generalities
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) OSH training